?Beirut: Like any other
customaries in the diplomatic protocol where a new designate ambassador of the sending state to give official visit to the foreign ministry of the
receiving state, the new Indonesian Ambassador to Lebanon-designate, His
Excellency Mr. Achmad Chozin Chumaidy pays a courtesy call to his counter-part Secretary
General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Emigrants of Lebanon, His Excellency
Ambassador Wafik Rahyme at his office in Beirut last Thursday (12/3).
Accompanied by the
political and consular secretary of the embassy, Ambassador Chozin officially
introduced himself to Ambassador Rahyme as the new designate Indonesian Ambassador
to Lebanon assigned by the Indonesian President, replacing his predecessor
Ambassador Mr. Dimas Samodra Rum who already returned to Jakarta last January.
In the meeting,
Ambassador Chozin emphasizes his main mission is to continue and improving the
bilateral ties between Indonesia and Lebanon in future to comes, particularly
having seen that many field of cooperation are potential to be developed
between the two countries.
“One of my plan is to
go deeper in the cooperation of Islamic matters between Muslim scholars of
Indonesia and Lebanon, especially in our side to promote and introduce the face
of Islam in Indonesia which uphold values of moderation and tolerance”, says
Welcoming the courtesy
call, Ambassador Rahyme conveyed his highest appreciation and thanks and
praising his confidence to Ambassador Chozin that his assignment in Lebanon
will be fruitful for both countries. “The foreign ministry welcomes you in
Beirut and put its high stance to support His Excellency’s mission into
reality”, says Ambassador Rahyme.
After closing the
meeting, Ambassador Chozin continued his courtesy call to the Director of
Protocol of the ministry, Ambassador Mrs. Mira Daher at her office.
(Source: Embassy’s Information Section).